Manual of Forensic Emergency Medicine is a comprehensive guide to the clinical approach to criminal illness and injury. This resource offers emergency care professionals the knowledge needed to make an accurate diagnosis of abuse, neglect, sexual assault or other conditions in which forensic investigation is needed. This book offers information on victim services and resources available for patients, as well as relevant aspects of the legal system. This essential guide contains color photos, a forensic glossary, and forensic forms that can be used in a clinical practice. Key Topics include Forensic Documentation, Firearms, Evidence Collection in the ED, and Gang Violence.... splenic injuries, blunt force trauma, 73 sports utility vehicle (SUV) rollover crashes, 105 spot focus, digital cameras, 48 spot metering, ... force injury, 79a82 by single-vehicle accidents, 19 by stabbing, 17a18 summary, 21 Surgeon Generala#39;s Workshop on Violence and ... victims, 7, 107a108 medical screening exam and vital signs, 113 oral cavity exam, 115 physical exam and evidence collection, 113anbsp;...
|Title||:||Manual of Forensic Emergency Medicine|
|Publisher||:||Jones & Bartlett Publishers - 2009-07-01|